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TOPOGRAPHY (FOREIGN)

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AN ARTIST IN ITALY
Written by Walter Tyndale. Illustrated by Walter Tyndale.
Stock no. 1607979
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. c. 1913. Very good condition.

Large format. Pages: 307. Original blue cloth with elaborate gilt decoration and lettering. 26 colour plates by Tyndale, with tissue guards. Spine and corners bumped. Small split at top of front joint. Endpapers browned. Contents generally clean and bright. All colour plates present.

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THE DEMOCRATIC FOREST
Written by William Eggleston; Eudora Welty. Illustrated by William Eggleston.
Stock no. 1811901
Published by Doubleday. 1st USA 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

US Edition. A modern epic. This monumental work consists of many thousands of colour photographs made during the eighties by distinguished American photographer, William Eggleston. The book contains one hundred and fifty images from this vast project, which has been sequenced in an almost autobiographical narrative. Introduction by Eudora Welty. Large oblong format. Grey cloth, silver title to spine and blind title to front. 176 pages. ISBN: 0385266510. Front hinge pulled to top half between free front endpaper and half-title page. Very faint browning to page margins. Otherwise a fine copy. Dustwrapper is browned at spine.

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THE STRONGHOLD
Written by Xan Fielding.
Stock no. 2120769
Published by Secker & Warburg. 1st 1953. Very good condition.

An Account of the Four Seasons in The White Mountains of Crete. Green cloth with gilt title to spine. With photographs by Daphne Bath. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; a little fraying to cloth. Some fading to covers. Name in ink and ink stamp to verso of front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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BORNEO: THE STEALER OF HEARTS
Written by Oscar Cook.
Stock no. 2120689
Published by Selwyn & Blount Ltd.. 1927. Very good condition.

B/w photos. The author's account of the 8 years he was stationed in Borneo. Book appears to have been rebound, with a new brown cloth spine (no title). Bumping to corners, with a little surface paper damage to bottom corner. Some page browning and foxing.

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VISIONS OF JAPAN (BOXED SET)
Written by Arata Isozakie; Hidetoshi Kato; Simon Hoggart; Peter Popham; et al.
Stock no. 2117982
Published by Victoria & Albert Museum; The Japan Forum. 1991. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. This set was produced to go along with the 'Japan Festival' held in 1991. The exhibition took place at The Victoria and Albert Museum. there are 3 items in card case. First is a text volume, second is concertina style photographic album. Lastly in another slip-case and card cover is 'scrapbook', with a captions leaflet to accompany it. One volume (text) has some wear to edges and spine - otherwise rest are nearly fine. Slip-case has some edge-wear.

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SWITZERLAND ITS MOUNTAINS AND VALLEYS
Written by Woldemar Raden. Illustrated by A. Closs.
Stock no. 1606890
Published by Bickers & Son. 1878. Very good condition.

Large format. Brown leather binding with gilt decoration, raised bands to spine. Gilt page edges. With 418 illustrations engraved by A. Closs. 487 pages. Some scuffs to leather at corners and edges, and a chip to leather towards top right corner of front board, and smaller chip at bottom of rear board. Leather on rear board is stained. Binding firm. Pressed flowers and foliage taped to front endpaper, with inscriptions. Endpapers foxed, some scattered foxing throughout contents, mainly to page margins. Engravings are generally clean and bright. A handsome volume.

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FAR EASTERN JAUNTS
Written by Gilbert Collins.
Stock no. 2116733
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1924. Good condition.

Green cloth with gilt title to spine; blind title to front cover. B/w plates. Spine is faded. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A little fraying to cloth at some edges. Foxing to pages. All plates present.

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FAIR TOURAINE
Written by Margaret Aulton. Illustrated by Margaret Aulton.
Stock no. 1606752
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. 1st 1925. Good condition.

Stories and Legends of the Loire. Very large format (12.5 x 10.25"). Black cloth with gilt title to spine and vignette to front cover. Beautiful b/w sketches. Spine and corners bumped and worn, a little splitting at top and tail of spine. Rear board is scuffed and marked, with some surface damage. Some scratch marks to front board. Some splitting to front joint. Elegant inscription on half-title page. Contents generally very good.

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MEXICAN MOTIFS
Written by Harriet Tidball.
Stock no. 1810865
Published by Hth Publishers. 1st 1962. Very good condition.

Shuttle Craft Monograph Six. Large format. Pink cardwraps. 22 pages. Handweaving. B/w illustrations and photos. Cardwraps a little grubby. Previous seller address label to inside lower corner of front cover.

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THE TRAVELS OF MARCO POLO
Written by Marco Polo; Ronald Latham.
Stock no. 1810441
Published by Folio Society. 1992. Slightly better than very good condition.

Reissued. Black cloth spine with gilt title, red cloth sides. Maps to endpapers. Colour plates. Third printing. Spine slightly faded. Publisher's red slipcase in almost fine condition.

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VENICE
Written by Lonsdale Ragg; Laura M. Ragg. Illustrated by Mortimer Menpes.
Stock no. 1810067
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1st 1916. Very good condition.

Blue cloth with gilt title to spine and yellow to front cover. 75 colour plates. A and C Black 20 Shilling series. Edges rubbed, corners worn. 3" split to rear edge of spine. Foxing throughout. All plates present. Some hinges slightly pulled.

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NEIGHBORS, NOT FRIENDS IRAQ AND IRAN AFTER THE GULF WARS
Written by Dilip Hiro.
Stock no. 1809981
Published by Routledge. 1st 2001. Very good condition.

The checkered history of the relationship between Iraq and Iran - neighbors in the oil-rich Gulf occupying a pivotal position in the world economy. Cardwraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0415254124. Cardwraps a little grubby and rubbed at corners. Pencil erasure mark to front endpaper. Contents clean.

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